Two campus facilities receive prestigious LEED certification – Auburn University

Auburn University has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold for the Academic Classroom and Laboratory Complex (ACLC) and LEED Silver for The Edge at the Central Dining Commons. “It is extremely gratifying for these projects to be recognized with such a prestigious award,” said Simon Yendle, Facilities Management assistant vice president of […]

Gulf Shores approves $131 million contract to build new high school

NBC 15 News | by Keith Lane | Mon, February 5th 2024 Students in Gulf Shores City Schools (GSCS) will soon walk the halls of a brand new high school featuring an array of collaborative learning spaces, including cutting-edge classrooms uniquely designed to be scaled to accommodate class sizes from 20 to 200. The news […]

Alabama AGC Announces 2024 Board of Directors

ConstructionEquipmentGuide.com Alabama AGC has announced its executive committee and board of directors for 2024. As the new year begins, incoming board members aim to work together to bring construction professionals and related industries together to safeguard the interests and integrity of the workforce. Mac Caddell of Caddell Construction Co. (DE) LLC was named president, with […]

Enterprise, state officials witness continuing work on new vets home

ENTERPRISE, Ala (WDHN) — On Wednesday, November 22, Enterprise city leaders and Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs representatives toured the CSM Bennie G. Adkins State Veterans Home site. The nearly hour-long tour was taken by Mayor William E. Cooper, members of Enterprise City Council, city leaders, Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs (ADVA) Commissioner Kent Davis […]

$50 million ‘tropical resort’ hotel coming to OWA in Foley

By Warren Kulo | wkulo@al.com A $50 million resort hotel with a tropical theme is slated to be the next addition to the OWA entertainment district in Foley. Announced Thursday by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, which owns and operates OWA, the new resort-style hotel is still in the planning stages, but expected to open […]

The Opus Group Announces Completion The Helmsman Apartments in Savannah Georgia

Located at 645 E. Broughton Street, the 104-unit building, which accommodates 283 residents, is now nearly fully leased. The Opus Group® announced the completion of The Helmsman, a five-story, boutique-style luxury apartment community in downtown Savannah near Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). The Helmsman borders Savannah’s historic district and is within walking distance to […]

Construction continues on Auburn University’s new College of Education building

The new building of The College of Education at Auburn University is currently under construction. Photo by Kara Beth Carr | Photo Editor | The Auburn PlainsmanBy Connor Copeland | Campus Writer Auburn began construction in April of this year for the new College of Education building on the corner of West Samford Avenue and Duncan Drive.  Formerly, the […]

CADC Alumni Named to Associated General Contractors’ 40 Under 40

Several alumni from Auburn’s McWhorter School of Building Science (BSCI) as well as a graduate of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture’s Environmental Design (ENVD) program have been included in Alabama Associated General Contractors’ (AGC) list of 40 Under 40 in 2023. These honorees are being recognized for their contributions to the construction […]

Matt Rabren tabbed as Vice President for Alabama AGC 2023 Executive Committee

Alabama AGC has announced the executive committee and board of directors for 2023. Alabama AGC has represented the state’s construction industry for more than 100 years. The executive committee and board members work to bring together construction professionals and related industries to protect the interest and integrity of the workforce. The Alabama AGC 2023 Executive Committee […]